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Illini Katrina Gerhard: Finding freedom in the chair

Illini Katrina Gerhard: Finding freedom in the chair

By Joey Figueroa

September 21, 2015

Katrina Gerhard likes to go fast. She likes the rush of speeding down an open road with scenery blurring past her. She likes zeroing in on the competition, with nothing else in the world to worry about. Just her, the path and her wheelchair. She likes to take the positives out of every situati...

Illini still trying to get consistent effort

Illini still trying to get consistent effort

By By: Stephen Bourbon

February 18, 2014

After 26 games with the same roster, Illinois women’s basketball head coach Matt Bollant still doesn’t know what to expect from his players. The 2013-14 season has been an inconsistent one at best for the Illini (9-17, 2-11 Big Ten), and Bollant believes that effort has been a major factor in the ...